passdb interface design
abartlet at samba.org
Tue Oct 15 03:10:01 GMT 2002
On Mon, Oct 14, 2002 at 09:42:02AM -0500, Gerald Carter wrote:
> On Mon, 30 Sep 2002 Volker.Lendecke at SerNet.DE wrote:
> > * The other alternative is to move the (not too big) groupdb API
> > entirely to the passdb backend. This would make it possible to get
> > LDAP replication for group mapping quite easily. We could encapsulate
> > LDAP (with connection caching.... ;-) in one file.
> > * Design of LDAP replication: What about a sambaGroup objectclass as
> > supplementary to posixGroup that contains gid, sid, ntname,
> > grouptype, comment etc? All the stuff that mapping.c stores in the
> > tdb.
> Both of these ideas sound fine to me....
Sounds fine to me.
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